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What if the Late Late Show Was a Soap Opera?: The Late and the Restless

Posted on Mar 24, 2015 | 02:45pm
When James Corden realized that The Late Late Show shared a printer with The Young and the Restless, he simply couldn’t help himself. A soap star left a scene script behind and, naturally, James recruited Patricia Arquette and Chris Pine to create the scene on the fly.

The scene opened to Phyllis in an argument with Austin, who has recently fallen in love with, and married, her daughter Summer.

Phyllis is not exactly pleased with the news.

Soon Jack, Phyllis’ husband, enters the scene and attempts to calm everyone.

Even though all three of them are fantastic actors, they couldn’t help but to break character and break everything else.

Eventually Jack calmed the room, showing Phyllis how happy Summer and Austin were together in their wedding album.

Before tearing the entire set apart, Jack delivered one serious shocker.

Talk about a dramatic cliffhanger.

Naturally the real cast of The Young and the Restless had a few things to say about the clip.

Greg Rikaart, who plays Kevin Fisher tweeted:
Melissa Claire Egan, who plays Chelsea Lawson, also sang Corden's praises by tweeting:
Check out the all of the melodrama in the full clip:

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